The most enticing cyberattacks of 2020

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 16:00:55 +0000

These are the most enticing—or the most impossible-to-ignore—cyberattack lures and cyberattack capabilities of 2020. They can’t be gone soon enough.

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QBot Trojan delivered via malspam campaign exploiting US election uncertainties

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Wed, 04 Nov 2020 20:10:22 +0000

Criminals won’t pass a unique opportunity to leverage current events to deliver malware.

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Malspam campaign caught using GuLoader after service relaunch

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 16:55:21 +0000

We discovered a spam campaign distributing GuLoader in the aftermath of the service’s relaunch

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Spear phishing 101: what you need to know

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Wed, 29 Jan 2020 18:50:01 +0000

We look at the threat of spear phishing, why it’s such a problem, and what organizations can do to lessen the chance of a successful attack.

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Instagram clamps down on fake messages with anti-phishing tool

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 15 Oct 2019 15:51:50 +0000

We take a look at a new anti-phishing feature Instagram hopes will cut down on imitation messages and other social engineering attempts.

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Emotet malspam campaign uses Snowden’s new book as lure

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2019 18:40:44 +0000

Emotet starts a new week of malicious spam by promising a copy of Edward Snowden’s new book.

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Emotet is back: botnet springs back to life with new spam campaign

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Mon, 16 Sep 2019 17:04:53 +0000

After months of laying dormant, the notorious Emotet is back, with its botnet spewing spam globally.

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‘Oto Gonderici’ Excel formula injections target Turkish victims

Credit to Author: Gabor Szappanos| Date: Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:05:59 +0000

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